Business

Iranian Protesters Claim Regime Is Using ‘Nerve Agents’ To Quell Riots

Protests in Iran have steadily intensified in the two months since 22-year-old Mahsa Amini died of injuries inflicted by the morality police for wearing an ‘inappropriate’ headscarf. Now matters are reaching a critical stage with security forces deploying heavy weapons and…

Continue ReadingIranian Protesters Claim Regime Is Using ‘Nerve Agents’ To Quell Riots

Trump Sued For Rape In New E. Jean Carroll Lawsuit As N.Y. Law Expected To Spark Flood Of Sexual Assault Suits

ToplineWriter E. Jean Carroll sued former President Donald Trump Thursday for sexual assault including rape in the first degree—her second lawsuit against the ex-president—ahead of an expected rush of lawsuits as a New York law takes effect that gives victims of…

Continue ReadingTrump Sued For Rape In New E. Jean Carroll Lawsuit As N.Y. Law Expected To Spark Flood Of Sexual Assault Suits

Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Has 5.7 Billion More Reasons To Be Thankful This Year

Jerry Jones’ success in sports unlocked a slew of other promising ventures, including a return to the energy business, which could be his biggest financial victory yet.On Thanksgiving Day, Jerry Jones has plenty to be grateful for. A quiet afternoon is…

Continue ReadingDallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Has 5.7 Billion More Reasons To Be Thankful This Year

‘Hazardous to the environment’: Campaigners call on government to ban disposable vapes

The government has today been urged to move early to tackle the worsening blight of disposable vapes, with campaigners warning single-use e-cigarettes are leading to a surge in electrical waste and increasing levels of litter. In an open letter to the…

Continue Reading‘Hazardous to the environment’: Campaigners call on government to ban disposable vapes

Joe Walsh And James Gang Celebrate Vets With A Little Help From Dave Grohl As VetsAid Returns

Since its inception in 2017, VetsAid has raised over $2 million for veterans in need. The brainchild of guitarist Joe Walsh, an annual benefit concert has sat at the core of the 501(c)3 non-profit organization’s fundraising efforts. While forced online for…

Continue ReadingJoe Walsh And James Gang Celebrate Vets With A Little Help From Dave Grohl As VetsAid Returns

Today’s Wordle #523 Hints, Clues And Answer For Thursday, November 24th

Happy Thanksgiving, dearest Wordlers! This is perhaps my very favorite holiday of the year. It’s like Christmas without the gifts (and pressure and commercialism associated with gift-giving) though I love Christmas also, mainly for the same reasons I love Thanksgiving. I…

Continue ReadingToday’s Wordle #523 Hints, Clues And Answer For Thursday, November 24th

J.D. Dillard Talks Striving To Do Justice To An American Hero In ‘Devotion’

In Devotion, director J.D. Dillard didn't want to sugarcoat the reality of groundbreaking airman Jesse Brown, the first African American to complete the U.S. Navy's basic flight training program. The biographical war drama tells the story of elite fighter pilots Brown…

Continue ReadingJ.D. Dillard Talks Striving To Do Justice To An American Hero In ‘Devotion’

Alaska Midterm Races: Sarah Palin Loses Another House Bid And Sen. Murkowski Defeats Trump-Backed Challenger

ToplineRep. Mary Peltola (D-Alaska) defeated former governor and close Trump ally Sarah Palin in a race for Alaska’s sole House seat, according to state election officials, while Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) fended off a challenge from Trump-endorsed Republican Kelly Tshibaka. Key…

Continue ReadingAlaska Midterm Races: Sarah Palin Loses Another House Bid And Sen. Murkowski Defeats Trump-Backed Challenger

Air Force F-35 Lightning IIs Still Can’t Fly Within 25 Miles of …Lightning

Thanks to a compromised ability to render their fuel tanks inert, F-35A Lighting IIs can’t fly within 25 miles of a thunderstorm or other atmospheric electrical activity. Over two years after issuing the flight restriction, the F-35 Joint Program Office was…

Continue ReadingAir Force F-35 Lightning IIs Still Can’t Fly Within 25 Miles of …Lightning

Crypto Firm FTX’s Ownership of a U.S. Bank Raises Questions

Through a subsidiary, FTX invested $11.5 million in the parent company of Farmington State Bank, which has a single branch and, until this year, just three employees.Alameda Research invested $11.5 million in the Farmington State Bank’s parent company, FBH.Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-ReviewAmong…

Continue ReadingCrypto Firm FTX’s Ownership of a U.S. Bank Raises Questions

Mac Jones Sees Strides From New England Patriots Rookie Tyquan Thornton Despite Recent Trend

New England Patriots wide receiver Tyquan Thornton scored touchdowns by ground and by air in his second NFL game beyond the preseason. But the sudden production has slowed down since that October meeting with the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium. Thornton…

Continue ReadingMac Jones Sees Strides From New England Patriots Rookie Tyquan Thornton Despite Recent Trend

Wednesday, November 23. Russia’s War On Ukraine: Daily News And Information From Ukraine

Dispatches from Ukraine. Day 273 As Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues and the war rages on, reliable sources of information are critical. Forbes gathers information and provides updates on the situation. By Polina Rasskazova The European Parliament on Wednesday recognized Russia…

Continue ReadingWednesday, November 23. Russia’s War On Ukraine: Daily News And Information From Ukraine

Keegan-Michael Key Returns As ‘Key & Peele’ Substitute Teacher In Paramount+ Ad

Paramount PARA PARA + has booked a 60-second spot during the Thanksgiving Day NFL telecast to air an ad featuring Keegan-Michael Key reprising his role as the substitute teacher, Mr. Garvey. The ad is also available on YouTube. The character initially…

Continue ReadingKeegan-Michael Key Returns As ‘Key & Peele’ Substitute Teacher In Paramount+ Ad

Caroline Ellison Was a Little-Known Crypto Trader. Then FTX Collapsed.

Caroline Ellison, who ran the cryptocurrency trading firm Alameda Research, has found herself at the center of Sam Bankman-Fried’s collapsed crypto empire.When his cryptocurrency exchange started teetering in early November, Sam Bankman-Fried went on Twitter to calm everyone down. FTX was…

Continue ReadingCaroline Ellison Was a Little-Known Crypto Trader. Then FTX Collapsed.

The Ukrainian Navy Still Has One Big Amphibious Ship. She’d Be Pretty Useful Right About Now.

Share to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to LinkedinThere might be just one big ship left in the Ukrainian navy—the amphibious landing vessel Yuri Olefirenko. She might be old and ugly and crude, but it’s possible Yuri Olefirenko is playing an important role…

Continue ReadingThe Ukrainian Navy Still Has One Big Amphibious Ship. She’d Be Pretty Useful Right About Now.